constructive solid geometry


(CSG) A method used in solid modeling to describe the geometry of complex three-dimensional scenes by applying set operations (union, difference, intersection) to primitive shapes (cuboids, cylinders, prisms, pyramids, spheres and cones).

See also CSG-tree.

CSG in JavaScript.

Last updated: 2014-09-22

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